Juan A. Crestanello, M.D.

  1. Cardiovascular Surgeon

Publicaciones

  1. Saran N, Dearani JA, Said SM, Greason KL, Pochettino A, Stulak JM, Maltais S, Cicek S, Crestanello J, Daly RC, King KS, Schaff HV. Long-term outcomes of patients undergoing tricuspid valve surgerydagger. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2019 Nov 1; 56 (5):950-958
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  2. Bernabei A, Rihal CS, Crestanello JA. Calcified Left Ventricular Pseudoaneurysm of the Base of the Heart. Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Oct; 108 (4):e237-e239 Epub 2019 Mar 25
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  3. Afzal MR, Daoud EG, Matre N, Shoben A, Burnside M, Gilliam C, Pinkhas D, Okabe T, Tyler J, Houmsse M, Kalbfleisch SS, Crestanello JA, Turner K, Weiss R, Hummel JD, Love CJ, Augostini RS. RIsk Stratification prior to lead Extraction and impact on major intraprocedural complications (RISE protocol). J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2019 Sep 9 Epub 2019 Sept 09
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  4. Sedeek AF, Greason KL, Nkomo VT, Eleid MF, Maltais S, Williamson EE, Crestanello JA, Holmes DR Jr, Sandhu GS, Schaff HV. Repeat aortic valve replacement for failing aortic root homograft. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Aug; 158 (2):378-385.e2 Epub 2018 Dec 11
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  5. Hatoum H, Mo XM, Crestanello JA, Dasi LP. Modeling of the Instantaneous Transvalvular Pressure Gradient in Aortic Stenosis. Ann Biomed Eng. 2019 Aug; 47 (8):1748-1763 Epub 2019 Apr 29
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  6. Egbe AC, Crestanello J, Dearani JA, Osman K, Banala K, Angirekula M, Najam M, Ammash NM. Long-term outcomes in adults with repaired tetralogy of Fallot and pulmonary atresia. Cardiol Young. 2019 Aug; 29 (8):1078-1081 Epub 2019 July 10
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  7. Dziadzko V, Dziadzko M, Medina-Inojosa JR, Benfari G, Michelena HI, Crestanello JA, Maalouf J, Thapa P, Enriquez-Sarano M. Causes and mechanisms of isolated mitral regurgitation in the community: clinical context and outcome. Eur Heart J. 2019 Jul 14; 40 (27):2194-2202
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  8. Yang LT, Foley TA, Eidem BW, Crestanello JA, Michelena HI. Double-orifice mitral valve associated and bicuspid aortic valve: forme fruste of Shone's complex? Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019 Jul 13 Epub 2019 July 13
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  9. Hatoum H, Lilly SM, Crestanello J, Dasi LP. A case study on implantation strategies to mitigate coronary obstruction in a patient receiving transcatheter aortic valve replacement. J Biomech. 2019 May 24; 89:115-118 Epub 2019 Apr 12
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  10. Egbe AC, Crestanello J, Miranda WR, Connolly HM. Thoracic Aortic Dissection in Tetralogy of Fallot: A Review of the National Inpatient Sample Database. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Mar 19; 8 (6):e011943
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  11. Hasson Charles RM, Crestanello JA. Transaortic endoventricular patch repair of left ventricular pseudoaneurysm. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 Nov; 156 (5):1810-1812.e1 Epub 2018 June 12
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  12. Crestanello JA. Mitral Valve Surgery for Congestive Heart Failure. Heart Fail Clin. 2018 Oct; 14 (4):585-600 Epub 2018 Aug 18
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  13. Hatoum H, Dollery J, Lilly SM, Crestanello JA, Dasi LP. Implantation Depth and Rotational Orientation Effect on Valve-in-Valve Hemodynamics and Sinus Flow. Ann Thorac Surg. 2018 Mar 1 Epub 2018 Mar 01
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  14. Crestanello JA, Popma JJ, Adams DH, Deeb GM, Mumtaz M, George B, Huang J, Reardon MJ. Long-Term Health Benefit of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients With Chronic Lung Disease. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2017 Nov 27; 10 (22):2283-2293 Epub 2017 Nov 01
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  15. Moffatt-Bruce S, Crestanello J, Way DP, Williams TE Jr. Providing cardiothoracic services in 2035: Signs of trouble ahead. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Oct 31 [Epub ahead of print]
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  16. Awad H, Hackett K, Ramadan ME, Crestanello J. Con: Routine Use of Embolic Filters in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Is not Indicated. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017 Jul 14 Epub 2017 July 14
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  17. Makki N, Dollery J, Jones D, Crestanello J, Lilly S. Conduction disturbances after TAVR: Electrophysiological studies and pacemaker dependency. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 2017 Jul - Aug; 18 (5S1):S10-S13 Epub 2017 Mar 15
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  18. Hatoum H, Moore BL, Maureira P, Dollery J, Crestanello JA, Dasi LP. Aortic sinus flow stasis likely in valve-in-valve transcatheter aortic valve implantation. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2017 Jul; 154 (1):32-43.e1 Epub 2017 Mar 23
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  19. Essa E, Makki N, Bittenbender P, Capers Q 4th, George B, Rushing G, Crestanello J, Boudoulas KD, Lilly SM. Vascular Assessment for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Intravascular Ultrasound Compared With Computed Tomography. J Invasive Cardiol. 2016 Dec; 28 (12):E172-E178
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  20. Ramadan ME, Buohliqah L, Crestanello J, Ralston J, Igoe D, Awad H. Iatrogenic aortic dissection after minimally invasive aortic valve replacement: a case report. J Cardiothorac Surg. 2016 Aug 24; 11 (1):136
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  21. Puskas JD, Halkos ME, DeRose JJ, Bagiella E, Miller MA, Overbey J, Bonatti J, Srinivas VS, Vesely M, Sutter F, Lynch J, Kirkwood K, Shapiro TA, Boudoulas KD, Crestanello J, Gehrig T, Smith P, Ragosta M, Hoff SJ, Zhao D, Gelijns AC, Szeto WY, Weisz G, Argenziano M, Vassiliades T, Liberman H, Matthai W, Ascheim DD. Hybrid Coronary Revascularization for the Treatment of Multivessel Coronary Artery Disease: A Multicenter Observational Study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Jul 26; 68 (4):356-65
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  22. Popma JJ, Gleason TG, Yakubov SJ, Harrison JK, Forrest JK, Maini B, Ruiz CE, Pinto DS, Costa M, Resar J, Conte J, Crestanello J, Chang Y, Oh JK, Reardon MJ, Adams DH. Relationship of Annular Sizing Using Multidetector Computed Tomographic Imaging and Clinical Outcomes After Self-Expanding CoreValve Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2016 Jul; 9 (7)
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  23. Essandoh M, Andritsos M, Kilic A, Crestanello J. Anesthetic Management of a Patient With a Giant Right Atrial Myxoma. Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2016 Mar; 20 (1):104-9 Epub 2015 Apr 23
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  24. Bhandary SP, Otey AJ, Papadimos TJ, Crestanello JA, George BS, Turner KR. Post transcatheter aortic valve replacement shock: Value of multimodal imaging F1000Research.2016;
  25. Essandoh M, Otey A, Bhandary S, Crestanello J. Severe Mitral Regurgitation Complicating Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement: Is It Functional or Organic? J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2015 Dec; 29 (6):1743-50 Epub 2015 July 14
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  26. Essandoh M, Otey AJ, Crestanello J. Severe Mitral Regurgitation After Left Ventricular Pseudoaneurysm Repair. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2015 Oct; 29 (5):1295-300 Epub 2015 July 15
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  27. Essandoh M, Otey AJ, Crestanello J, Keshishian J, Brady PG, Gerlach RM. CASE 9-2015: Anesthetic Management of a Patient With Esophago-Pericardial Fistula Complicating Atrial Fibrillation Radiofrequency Ablation. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2015 Oct; 29 (5):1357-64 Epub 2015 June 22
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  28. Ekeke CN, Noble S, Mazzaferri E Jr, Crestanello JA. Myocardial bridging over the left anterior descending: Myotomy, bypass, or both? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015 Apr; 149 (4):e57-8 Epub 2014 Dec 30
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  29. Higgins RS, Kilic A, Daniel V, Merritt R, Moffatt-Bruce S, Crestanello J, Whitson B, Ross P, Harzman A, Ferguson C, Williams T. Recruiting the Best and Brightest into Cardiothoracic Surgery – Medical Student Summer Scholars Programs Revisited Annals of Thoracic Surgery.2015;
  30. Crestanello JA, Higgins RS, He X, Saha-Chaudhuri P, Englum BR, Brennan JM, Thourani VH. The association of chronic lung disease with early mortality and respiratory adverse events after aortic valve replacement. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Dec; 98 (6):2068-77 Epub 2014 Oct 22
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  31. Scheitlin CG, Nair DM, Crestanello JA, Zweier JL, Alevriadou BR. Fluid Mechanical Forces and Endothelial Mitochondria: A Bioengineering Perspective. Cell Mol Bioeng. 2014 Dec; 7 (4):483-496
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  32. Quarrie R, Lee DS, Reyes L, Erdahl W, Pfeiffer DR, Zweier JL, Crestanello JA. Mitochondrial uncoupling does not decrease reactive oxygen species production after ischemia-reperfusion. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2014 Oct 1; 307 (7):H996-H1004 Epub 2014 Aug 01
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  33. Popma JJ, Adams DH, Reardon MJ, Yakubov SJ, Kleiman NS, Heimansohn D, Hermiller J Jr, Hughes GC, Harrison JK, Coselli J, Diez J, Kafi A, Schreiber T, Gleason TG, Conte J, Buchbinder M, Deeb GM, Carabello B, Serruys PW, Chenoweth S, Oh JK, CoreValve United States Clinical Investigators. Transcatheter aortic valve replacement using a self-expanding bioprosthesis in patients with severe aortic stenosis at extreme risk for surgery. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 May 20; 63(19):1972-81. Epub 2014 Mar 19.
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  34. Adams DH, Popma JJ, Reardon MJ, Yakubov SJ, Coselli JS, Deeb GM, Gleason TG, Buchbinder M, Hermiller J Jr, Kleiman NS, Chetcuti S, Heiser J, Merhi W, Zorn G, Tadros P, Robinson N, Petrossian G, Hughes GC, Harrison JK, Conte J, Maini B, Mumtaz M, Chenoweth S, Oh JK, U.S. CoreValve Clinical Investigators. Transcatheter aortic-valve replacement with a self-expanding prosthesis. N Engl J Med. 2014 May 8; 370(19):1790-8. Epub 2014 Mar 29
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  35. Thors A, Haurani MJ, Nelson KC, Crestanello JA. Aortic arch replacement through a left thoracotomy for right-sided aortic arch aneurysm with complete vascular ring. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Jan; 97 (1):317-9
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  36. Ekeke CN, Daniels C, Raman SV, Hitchcock C, Katz SE, Crestanello JA. Annuloaortic ectasia in a patient with congenital absence of the left pericardium. Ann Thorac Surg. 2013 Dec; 96 (6):2243-5
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  37. Kilic A, Tang R, Whitson BA, Sirak JH, Sai-Sudhakar CB, Crestanello J, Higgins RS. Outcomes in the current surgical era following operative repair of acute Type A aortic dissection in the elderly: a single-institutional experience. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2013 Jul; 17 (1):104-9 Epub 2013 Apr 05
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  38. Crestanello JA, Phillips G, Firstenberg MS, Sai-Sudhakar C, Sirak J, Higgins R, Abraham WT. Does preoperative hyponatremia potentiate the effects of left ventricular dysfunction on mortality after cardiac surgery? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Jun; 145 (6):1589-94, 1594.e1-2 Epub 2013 Apr 06
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  39. Crestanello JA, Phillips G, Firstenberg MS, Sai-Sudhakar C, Sirak J, Higgins R, Abraham WT. Postoperative hyponatremia predicts an increase in mortality and in-hospital complications after cardiac surgery. J Am Coll Surg. 2013 Jun; 216 (6):1135-43, 1143.e1 Epub 2013 Apr 23
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  40. Crestanello JA, Phillips G, Firstenberg MS, Sai-Sudhakar C, Sirak J, Higgins R, Abraham WT. Preoperative hyponatremia predicts outcomes after cardiac surgery. J Surg Res. 2013 May 1; 181 (1):60-6 Epub 2012 June 22
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  41. Calleja A, Thavendiranathan P, Ionasec RI, Houle H, Liu S, Voigt I, Sai Sudhakar C, Crestanello J, Ryan T, Vannan MA. Automated quantitative 3-dimensional modeling of the aortic valve and root by 3-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in normals, aortic regurgitation, and aortic stenosis: comparison to computed tomography in normals and clinical implications. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Jan 1; 6 (1):99-108 Epub 2012 Dec 10
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  42. Quarrie R, Lee DS, Steinbaugh G, Cramer B, Erdahl W, Pfeiffer DR, Zweier JL, Crestanello JA. Ischemic preconditioning preserves mitochondrial membrane potential and limits reactive oxygen species production. J Surg Res. 2012 Nov; 178 (1):8-17 Epub 2012 June 17
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  43. Aaronson KD, Slaughter MS, Miller LW, McGee EC, Cotts WG, Acker MA, Cotts WG, Jessup ML, Gregoric ID, Loyalka P, Frazier OH, Jeevanandam V, Anderson AS, Kormos RL, Teuteberg JJ, Levy WC, Naftel DC, Bittman RM, Pagani FD, Hathaway DR, Boyce SW, HeartWare Ventricular Assist Device (HVAD) Bridge to Transplant ADVANCE Trial Investigators. Use of an intrapericardial, continuous-flow, centrifugal pump in patients awaiting heart transplantation. Circulation. 2012 Jun 26; 125 (25):3191-200 Epub 2012 May 22
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  44. Crestanello JA. Surgical approach to mitral regurgitation in chronic heart failure: when is it an option? Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2012 Mar; 9 (1):40-50
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  45. Firstenberg MS, Abel E, Higgins RS, Sirak JH, Sai-Sudhakar CB, Kilic A, Crestanello J. Shortness of breath: pulmonary embolism, ischemic heart failure, or both? The role of concomitant surgery. Heart Surg Forum. 2012 Feb; 15 (1):E56-8
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  46. Sharma S, Raman S, Sun B, Sai-Sudhakar C, Firstenberg M, Sirak J, Crestanello JA. Anterior wall viability and low ejection fraction predict functional improvement after CABG. J Surg Res. 2011 Dec; 171 (2):416-21 Epub 2010 Apr 24
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  47. Firstenberg M, Abel E, Blais D, Crestanello J, Mangino J. Post-Vaccination Catastrophic Influenza 2009 H1N1 Respiratory Failure Requiring Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation Case Reports in Infectious Diseases.2011;
  48. Yeen WC, Haas G, Mehmood SA, Crestanello JA. Relapse of giant cell myocarditis supported with veno-arterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2011 May; 12 (5):829-31 Epub 2011 Feb 05
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  49. Ravi Y, Firstenberg M, Crestanello J, Sudhakar CB. Mechanical circulatory support for the visually impaired: is it appropriate? Expert Rev Med Devices. 2011 Mar; 8 (2):155-7
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  50. Quarrie R, Cramer BM, Lee DS, Steinbaugh GE, Erdahl W, Pfeiffer DR, Zweier JL, Crestanello JA. Ischemic preconditioning decreases mitochondrial proton leak and reactive oxygen species production in the postischemic heart. J Surg Res. 2011 Jan; 165 (1):5-14 Epub 2010 Oct 13
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  51. Winner MW 3rd, Raman SV, Sun BC, Crestanello JA. Preoperative assessment of anomalous right coronary artery arising from the main pulmonary artery. Case Rep Med. 2011; 2011:642126 Epub 2011 May 31
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  52. Lee DS, Steinbaugh GE, Quarrie R, Yang F, Talukder MA, Zweier JL, Crestanello JA. Ischemic postconditioning does not provide cardioprotection from long-term ischemic injury in isolated male or female rat hearts. J Surg Res. 2010 Dec; 164 (2):175-81 Epub 2010 Sept 26
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  53. Crestanello JA, Cook S, Daniels C, Hitchcock CL, Sai-Sudhakar C. Medial necrosis in aortic root aneurysm after repair of tetralogy of Fallot. J Card Surg. 2010 Mar; 25 (2):230-2 Epub 2010 Feb 09
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  54. Crestanello JA, Daniels C, Franco V, Raman SV. Pre- and postoperative evaluation of partial anomalous pulmonary venous return: by 3-dimensional cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging and cardiovascular computed tomography. Tex Heart Inst J. 2010; 37 (1):113-5
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  55. Firstenberg MS, Blais D, Abel E, Newton HB, Crestanello J. Emergent pulmonary embolectomy and advanced glioblastoma multiforme. Case Rep Med. 2010; 2010:862028 Epub 2010 Dec 20
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  56. Firstenberg MS, Blais D, Crestanello J, Sai-Sudhakar C, Sirak J, Louis LB, Vesco P, Sun B. Long-term mechanical support for complex left ventricular postinfarct pseudoaneurysms. Heart Surg Forum. 2009 Oct; 12 (5):E291-3
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  57. Crestanello JA, Orsinelli DA, Firstenberg MS, Sai-Sudhakar C. Aortic valve thrombosis after implantation of temporary left ventricular assist device. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2009 Jun; 8 (6):661-2 Epub 2009 Mar 19
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  58. Armen TA, Vandse R, Crestanello JA, Raman SV, Bickle KM, Nathan NS. Mechanisms of valve competency after mitral valve annuloplasty for ischaemic mitral regurgitation using the Geoform ring: insights from three-dimensional echocardiography. Eur J Echocardiogr. 2009 Jan; 10 (1):74-81 Epub 2008 May 13
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  59. Sun BC, Firstenberg MS, Louis LB, Panza A, Crestanello JA, Sirak J, Sai-Sudhakar CB. Placement of long-term implantable ventricular assist devices without the use of cardiopulmonary bypass. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2008 Jul; 27 (7):718-21 Epub 2008 June 06
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  60. Firstenberg MS, Crestanello JA, Sai-Sudhakar CB, Sirak JH, Sun B. Ascending aortic dissection: look again before you leap. Ann Thorac Surg. 2008 May; 85 (5):1782-4
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  61. Sirak J, Jones D, Sun B, Sai-Sudhakar C, Crestanello JA. Firstenberg MS Toward a Definitive, Totally Thoracoscopic Procedure for Atrial Fibrillation Annals of Thoracic Surgery.2008;1960-1964.
  62. Raman SV, Ahmed A, Simonetti OP, Crestanello J. Tissue diagnosis with magnetic resonance imaging. Circulation. 2007 Sep 4; 116 (10):e338
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  63. Firstenberg MS, Sai-Sudhakar CB, Sirak JH, Crestanello JA, Sun B. Intestinal ischemia complicating ascending aortic dissection: first things first. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 Aug; 84 (2):e8-9
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  64. Yeen W, Panza A, Cook S, Warrell C, Sun BC, Crestanello JA. Mycotic coronary artery aneurysm from prosthetic valve endocarditis: a report of two cases and review of the literature Annals of Thoracic Surgery .2007;280-282.
  65. Coganow M, Das BM, Chen E, Crestanello JA. Single-stage resection of a mixed endometrial stromal sarcoma and smooth muscle tumor with intracardiac and pulmonary extension. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006 Oct; 82 (4):1517-9
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  66. Crestanello JA, Zehr KJ, Mullany CJ, Orszulak TA, Dearani JA, Puga FJ, Sundt TM 3rd, McGregor CG, Daly RC, Schaff HV. The effect of adjuvant perfusion techniques on the incidence of paraplegia after repair of traumatic thoracic aortic transections. Mayo Clin Proc. 2006 May; 81 (5):625-30
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  67. Liguera L, Poloni R, Crestanello JA, Scola R. Anemia hemolítica luego de la cirugía de reparacion mitral Parte 1 Revista del Centro Cardiológico Americano.2006;75-77.
  68. Poloni R, Liguera L, Crestanello JA, Scola R, Casales D, Pineyro H, Touya G, Dodera A. Anemia hemolitica luego de la cirugía de reparacion mitral. Parte 2: Casos Clinicos Revista del Centro Cardiológico Americano.2006;78-81.
  69. Crestanello JA, Scola R, Chafes D, Poloni R. Estado actual del soporte ventricular mecanico Revista del Centro Cardiológico Americano .2006;107-114.
  70. Houghton SG, Crestanello JA, Nguyen AQ, Deschamps C. Lung abscess due to retained gallstones with an adenocarcinoma. Ann Thorac Surg. 2005 Mar; 79 (3):e26-7
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  71. Crestanello JA, Deschamps C, Cassivi SD, Nichols FC, Allen MS, Schleck C, Pairolero PC. Selective management of intrathoracic anastomotic leak after esophagectomy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2005 Feb; 129 (2):254-60
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  72. Crestanello JA, McGregor CG, Danielson GK, Daly RC, Dearani JA, Orszulak TA, Mullany CJ, Puga FJ, Zehr KJ, Schleck C, Schaff HV. Mitral and tricuspid valve repair in patients with previous mediastinal radiation therapy. Ann Thorac Surg. 2004 Sep; 78 (3):826-31; discussion 826-31
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  73. Crestanello JA, Allen MS, Jett JR, Cassivi SD, Nichols FC 3rd, Swensen SJ, Deschamps C, Pairolero PC. Thoracic surgical operations in patients enrolled in a computed tomographic screening trial. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2004 Aug; 128 (2):254-9
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  74. Crestanello JA, Zehr KJ, Daly RC, Orszulak TA, Schaff HV. Is there a role for the left ventricle apical-aortic conduit for acquired aortic stenosis? J Heart Valve Dis. 2004 Jan; 13 (1):57-62; discussion 62-3
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  75. Crestanello JA, Zehr KJ, McGregor CG. Pseudoaneurysm of the mammary to left anterior descending artery anastomosis after off-pump CABG. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 2003 Feb; 23 (2):243
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  76. Crestanello JA, Orszulak TA. Giant papillary fibroelastoma of the right atrium: an unusual presentation. Ann Thorac Surg. 2002 Oct; 74 (4):1252-4
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  77. CRESTANELLO JA, DOLIBA NM, DOLIBA NM, BABSKY A, NIIBORI K, OSBAKKEN M, WHITMAN GJR. The Effect of Coenzyme Q10 Supplementation on Mitochondrial Function After Myocardial Ischemia Reperfusion Journal of Surgical Research.2002;221-228.
  78. CRESTANELLO JA, DOLIBA NM, DOLIBA NM, BABSKY A, NIIBORI K, OSBAKKEN M, WHITMAN GJR. Mitochondrial function during ischemic preconditioning Surgery.2002;172-178.
  79. CRESTANELLO JA, DOLIBA NM, DOLIBA NM, BABSKY A, NIIBORI K, WHITMAN GJR, OSBAKKEN M. Ischemic preconditioning improves mitochondrial tolerance to experimental calcium overload Journal of Surgical Research .2002;243-251.
  80. CRESTANELLO JA, DOLIBA NM, DOLIBA NM, BABSKY A, NIIBORI K, OSBAKKEN M, WHITMAN GJR. Opening of potassium channels protects mitochondria function from calcium overload Journal of Surgical Research.2000;116-123.
  81. CRESTANELLO JA, SAMUELS LE, KAUFMAN MS, THOMAS MP, TALUCCI R. Sternal Fracture with Mediastinal Hematoma: Delayed Cardiopulmonary Sequelae Journal of Trauma.1999;161-164.
  82. CRESTANELLO JA, DOLIBA NM, BABSKY A, NIIBORI K, OSBAKKEN M, WHITMAN GJR. The Effect Of Coenzyme Q10 Supplementation On Mitochondrial Function After Myocardial Ischemia Reperfusion Surgical Forum .1999;113-114.
  83. WHITMAN GJR, HART JC, CRESTANELLO JA, SPOONER TH. Uniform Safety Of Beating Heart Surgery Using The Octopus Tissue Stabilizing System Journal of Cardiac Surgery.1999;323-329.
  84. NIIBORI K, WROBLEWSKI KP, YOKOYAMA H, CRESTANELLO JA, WHITMAN GJR. Bioenergetic effects of liposomal coenzyme Q10 on myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury Biofactors.1999;307-313.
  85. CRESTANELLO JA, SAMUELS LE, KAUFMAN MS, THOMAS MP, TALUCCI R. Posttraumatic pulmonary pseudocyst Journal of Trauma .1998;401-403.
  86. CRESTANELLO JA, LINGLE D, MILLILI J, WHITMAN GJR. Pyruvate Improves Myocardial Tolerance To Reperfusion Injury Acting As An Antioxidant: A Chemiluminescence Study Surgery.1998;92-99.
  87. NIIBORI K, YOKOYAMA H, CRESTANELLO JA, WHITMAN GJR. Acute administration of liposomal coenzyme Q10 increases myocardial tissue levels and improves tolerance to ischemia reperfusion injury Journal of Surgical Research.1998;141-145.
  88. NIIBORI K, WROBLEWSKI KP, YOKOYAMA H, CRESTANELLO JA, WHITMAN GJR. Bioenergetic effects of acute administration of liposomal coenzyme Q10 on myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury Surgical Forum.1998;237-238.
  89. WHITMAN GJR, NIIBORI K, YOKOYAMA H, CRESTANELLO JA, MOMENI R, LINGLE D. The mechanisms of Coenzyme Q10 as therapy for myocardial ischemia reperfusion injury Molecular Aspects of Medicine. .1997;195-203.
  90. YOKOYAMA H, LINGLE D, CRESTANELLO JA, KAMELGARD J, KOTT BR, ZIRVI K, MOMENI R, MILLILI J, MORTENSEN SA, WHITMAN GJR. CoQ10 Protects Coronary Endothelial Function From Ischemic Reperfusion Injury Via An Antioxidant Effec Surgery.1996;189-196.
  91. YOKOYAMA H, MOMENI R, KOTT BR, CRESTANELLO JA, WHITMAN GJR. Improved coronary vasodilatory function after ischemia-reperfusion by liposomal Coenzyme Q10; comparison with other antioxidant agents Surgical Forum.1996;237-238.
  92. CRESTANELLO JA, KAMELGARD J, LINGLE D, MORTENSEN S.A, RHODE M, WHITMAN GJR. Elucidation of a tripartite mechanism underlying the improvement in cardiac tolerance to ischemia by Coenzyme Q10 pretreatment The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.1996;443-450.
  93. CRESTANELLO JA, LINGLE D, MILLILI J, WHITMAN GJR. Ischemic preconditioning decreases oxidative stress during reperfusion: a chemiluminescence study Journal of Surgical Research.1996;53-58.
  94. KAMELGARD J, CRESTANELLO JA, WHITMAN GJR. Nitric oxide as a positive inotropic agent in isolated rat hearts Journal of Surgical Research .1995;482-484.
  95. CRESTANELLO JA, KAMELGARD J, WHITMAN GJR. The cumulative nature of pyruvate’s dual mechanisms for myocardial protection. Journal of Surgical Research .1995;198-204.
  96. CRESTANELLO JA, LINGLE D, MILLILI J, WHITMAN GJR. Pyruvate improves myocardial tolerance to ischemia by an antioxidant mechanism: direct evidence from chemiluminescence studies Surgical Forum.1995;227-229.
  97. CRESTANELLO JA, KAMELGARD J, WHITMAN GJR. The mechanism by which pyruvate protects myocardium from ischemia reperfusion injury: a dual mechanism Surgical Forum.1994;232-234.
  98. FERNANDEZ G, PATINO T, RIVEIRO M, ANDREOLI G, MAYOL A, CRESTANELLO JA, LACA E, ORMAECHEA E. Outcome of the intraperitoneal prosthetic mesh upon digestive sutures Cirugia del Uruguay.1991;135-137.
  99. FERNANDEZ G, ANDREOLLI G, MAYOL A, RIVEIRO M, CRESTANELLO JA, ESTRUGO R. Intraperitoneal mesh and adherence. Comparative study : Polypropylene vs. Polyglactyne Cirugia del Uruguay.1991;138-139.
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